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Icon of the event Annual Outdoor Book Sale
Sat May 12, 2018 | 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

On this day we will be selling used books and other library materials at a reduced rate. More details to be announced on the day of the event....

Icon of the event STAR WARS PARTY: May the Fourth
Fri May 04, 2018 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: Sanderson

Calling all padawans and jedis-in-training!...

Icon of the event TD Shakespeare for Kids Library Drama Club
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Victoria Village

Join us for storytelling adventures. Explore the world of magic, witches, ghosts, silly mix-ups, and swordplay in the some of the greatest stories ever told!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 07
Sat Apr 14
Sat Apr 21
Sat Apr 28
Sat May 05
Icon of the event Saturday Afternoon at The Movies
Sat Mar 17, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Spend your Saturday at the library watching a family movie! No need to register - first-come, first-served. Free tickets will be distributed 15 min before the movie. Space is limited.

Icon of the event March Break BINGO!
Thu Mar 15, 2018 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Children 6-12 years old will play a library version of Bingo. Registration begins Feb. 15th. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Bob the Magician's Family Magic Show
Wed Mar 14, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

An entertaining magic show that guarantees to entertain audiences of all ages, combining side-splitting comedy and audience participation for kids. Registration begins Feb. 14. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979.

Icon of the event March Break Movie
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Drop in to the Library for a special March Break Movie. Drop in. Large groups and camps please call the branch to register. For more information please call 416-393-7674.

Icon of the event Applefun Puppetry Presents: The Purple Pirate
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Jane/Dundas

Enjoy an interactive puppet show with "The Purple Pirate"....

Icon of the event The Sentimentalists
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Evelyn Gregory

More than just Magic! The Sentimentalists are two mind readers who get into your head and really tell you what you are thinking. Witness the impossible as Steffi Kay and Mysterion tell you things that only you know.

Icon of the event Hoza! Interactive Djembe Drumming
Tue Mar 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Port Union

This is an astounding music program of interactive songs and rhythms performed on the West African Djembe Drums. Children get to play a drum and feel the beat! The program will be held in the gymnasium of the Port Union Commu...

Families can borrow free passes to local museums, art galleries and similar venues, such as the Art Gallery of Ontario and the ROM.